School: Killyrann

Location:
Killyran, Co. Cavan
Teacher:
Mrs Stafford

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0964, Page 269

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Long ago children made many toys such as bird cradles, dolls, paper boats and tops. Making these toys spend their leisure hours and it is also very useful to be able to make things out of wood and paper.

The small boys make the bird cradles out of pieces of sticks and they catch many birds in them. The boats are made of paper and the tops are made of old spools. The girls

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Collector
Edna Gerty
Gender
female
Address
Killyran, Co. Cavan
Informant
(name not given)
Gender
unknown
Language
English